>> As an IUBS ordinary member:
> Inform the scientific community of the activities and discussions being carried out at the IUBS, as well as represent the Spanish scientific interests at its General Assembly.
> Promote the held of meetings and other scientific activities among Spanish research groups, according to IUBS priorities.
> Promote the participation of Spanish research groups in initiatives proposed internationally by the IUBS, as well as in scientific programmes that IUBS currently develops.
>> As a CN-ICSU Committee:
> Collaborate with the MICINN in the implementation of the policy of scientific cooperation under the coordination of the General Bureau of programmes and international organizations (SGPOI), General Research Directorate (DGI).
> Support and advise the authorities on the design of the national priorities of science policy, in order to ensure coherence and complementarity of these with the broad lines and international priorities in order to optimize the resources available.
> Promote knowledge of relevant research activities of the scientific community of his discipline in their respective associations.
> Promoting the realization of initiatives and actions that contribute to increasing international recognition of the research in its specialty.